Five Outdoor Experiences in Kirkby-in-Furness

Five Outdoor Experiences in Kirkby-in-Furness

Kirkby-in-Furness is a treasure trove for outdoor enthusiasts, offering plenty of captivating experiences for those who appreciate the beauty of nature. 

Situated amidst the breathtaking landscapes of Cumbria, the charming town of Kirkby-in-Furness invites those living nearby to immerse themselves in untouched natural beauty and breathtaking vistas. 

Living at one of our Burlington Rise properties for sale ensures that you’re always within easy reach of the region’s outdoor wonders. Join us as we explore five captivating outdoor experiences in Kirkby-in-Furness that are perfect for adventure seekers and nature lovers alike.

Coniston Water

Recognised as one of the most breathtaking lakes in England, Coniston Water offers a range of activities for both water sports enthusiasts and those who enjoy getting lost in nature. Surrounded by rolling hills and majestic peaks, visitors can explore the tranquil waters by kayaking or paddleboarding, or by taking a leisurely boat ride on the lake to soak in the stunning scenery. With its pristine waters and inspiring surroundings, it is no surprise that it is one of the top attractions in Kirkby-in-Furness. 

Black Combe

For a thrilling outdoor adventure, set your sights on Black Combe, the highest hill in the local area. Just over a ten minute drive away from our new homes in Kirkby-in-Furness, this majestic peak rewards you with breathtaking views of the surrounding landscape. Whether you’re an avid hiker or a casual walker, Black Combe caters to all levels of experience, making it accessible for everyone to enjoy an unforgettable adventure. 

Hodbarrow Nature Reserve

Those looking for memorable things to do in Kirkby-in-Furness should follow the nature trails in Hodbarrow Nature Reserve. This former iron mine has been transformed into a tranquil oasis, including wetlands, reed beds and open water. If you’re looking to seek a closer connection with nature, don’t forget to keep an eye out for a diverse range of bird species that call this nature reserve home. 

Duddon Estuary

A hidden gem for nature enthusiasts, the Duddon Estuary offers a captivating outdoor experience near Kirkby-in-Furness. This untouched coastal area is a haven for birdwatchers, with its diverse ecosystem attracting an array of bird species. Take your time to observe graceful wading birds and seabirds in their natural habitat, offering the perfect destination to connect with nature.

The Cumbria Coastal Way

Whether you’re looking for a leisurely stroll or a challenging hike, the Cumbria Coastal Way promises a remarkable outdoor experience. The long-distance footpath meanders through Kirkby-in-Furness, offering a remarkable opportunity to explore the rugged beauty of the region. 

The Cumbria Coastal Way not only showcases the coastline's natural beauty but also provides glimpses into the rich history and heritage of the area. From the refreshing sea air to the ever-changing panoramic views, the Cumbria Coastal Way invites you to embark on a journey of exploration and adventure.

A Home in Kirkby-in-Furness

Living at our Burlington Rise development, you’ll never be too far away from experiencing the wonders of nature. Surrounded by breathtaking landscapes, our houses for sale in Kirkby-in-Furness give you the freedom to explore local treasures whenever you desire. 

If you’re ready to embrace the adventure and make Kirkby-in-Furness your home, check out our available homes at Burlington Rise today.